(Online purchase is unavailable at this time, but we hope to have it back online soon)
Pet licenses for West Fargo residents can also be purchased at 3 vet clinics in West Fargo as well as the front desk at the Police Department during business hours.
The charge for the first three dogs and/or cats is $6 per animal that is spayed/neutered and $10 for those who are not. For households exceeding three dogs and / or three cats, the cost is $100 per license for each additional dog or cat. We accept cash, check and money order. If you chose to pay with a debit / credit there is an additional fee of $2 or 3% of the total fee.
The license be valid until Dec. 31 of that year issued and will need to be renewed each year.
Snake Possession Permit
The City of West Fargo requires that all restricted non-venomous constricting snakes kept or maintained in the City have a permit and be registered with the City of West Fargo.
- West Fargo City Ordinance Chapter 11 - Animals
- City of West Fargo Snake Possession Permit and Guidelines
The North Dakota Department of Health has Rabies Protocol Guidelines that can help to determine the procedure in case of an animal bite.